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“Star Trek Beyond” in IMAX 3D @ Challenger Learning Center IMAX Theatre
Jul 27 all-day

“STAR TREK BEYOND,” the highly anticipated next installment in the globally popular Star Trek franchise, created by Gene Roddenberry and reintroduced by J.J. Abrams in 2009, returns with director Justin Lin (“The Fast and the Furious” franchise) at the helm of this epic voyage of the U.S.S. Enterprise and her intrepid crew. In “Beyond,” the Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test. From Paramount Pictures and Skydance, “STAR TREK BEYOND” is a Bad Robot, Sneaky Shark, Perfect Storm Entertainment production. The film stars John Cho, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoë Saldana, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin and Idris Elba. Directed by Justin Lin, the third film in the franchise series is produced by J.J. Abrams, Roberto Orci, Lindsey Weber, and Justin Lin; and executive produced by Jeffrey Chernov, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, and Tommy Harper. Based upon “Star Trek” created by Gene Roddenberry, the screenplay is written by Simon Pegg & Doug Jung. Don’t miss your chance to see Star Trek Beyond on the largest movie screen in town in IMAX 3D!

For more information and showtimes, visit www.ChallengerTLH.com.

“The Secret Life of Pets” in IMAX 3D @ Challenger Learning Center IMAX Theatre
Jul 27 all-day

For their fifth fully-animated feature-film collaboration, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures present “The Secret Life of Pets”, a comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Comedy superstars Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart make their animated feature-film debuts in The Secret Life of Pets, which co-stars Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell, Jenny Slate, Bobby Moynihan, Hannibal Buress and Albert Brooks. Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy produce the film directed by Chris Renaud (Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2), co-directed by Yarrow Cheney and written by Brian Lynch and Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio. The “Secret Life Of Pets” is only playing at the Challenger Learning Center for ONE WEEK, don’t miss this “hilarious and heartwarming” film on our 5-story high IMAX 3D screen!

For more information and showtimes, visit www.ChallengerTLH.com.

“A Beautiful Planet 3D” in IMAX 3D @ The Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 27 all-day
“A Beautiful Planet 3D” in IMAX 3D @ The Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Starting on Friday, April 29, experience a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space, providing a unique perspective and increased understanding of our planet and galaxy as never seen before. Made in cooperation with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the film features stunning footage of our magnificent blue planet — and the effects humanity has had on it over time — captured by the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS). From space, Earth blazes at night with the electric intensity of human expansion — a direct visualization of our changing world. But it is within our power to protect the planet. As we continue to explore and gain knowledge of our galaxy, we also develop a deeper connection to the place we all call home. From IMAX Entertainment and Toni Myers — the acclaimed filmmaker behind celebrated IMAX® documentaries Blue Planet, Hubble 3D, and Space Station 3D — A Beautiful Planet presents an awe-inspiring glimpse of Earth and a hopeful look into the future of humanity.

“A Beautiful Planet 3D” will play daily for three months. For more information and showtimes, visit www.ChallengerTLH.com.

“Wild Africa 3D” Opens in IMAX 3D @ Challenger Learning Center IMAX Theatre
Jul 27 all-day
“Wild Africa 3D” Opens in IMAX 3D @ Challenger Learning Center IMAX Theatre | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Starting on Friday, June 17, take a spectacular journey across, over, and through the magical realms of the wildest continent on earth in “Wild Africa 3D.” Water, the interconnecting force of this enchanted kingdom, serves as a guide, shaping wild Africa and conjuring up life wherever it journeys… travelling above the plains on seasonal winds, cascading along raging rivers or sheltering coral cities. Audiences will be plunged into fantastic places and meet amazing creatures, discovering the fascinating secrets of this incredible world. It’s an adventure where you will truly believe the real world is more extraordinary and awe-inspiring than any fiction.

“Wild Africa 3D” will play daily for three months. For more information and showtimes, visit www.ChallengerTLH.com.

Energy Camp Session 1 @ United Church
Jul 27 all-day
Energy Camp Session 1 @ United Church | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Kids rising grade level 3-6 learn about the impacts of fossil fuel usage, renewable energy options, and get fun hands-on experience relating to climate change!

Pas de Vie Ballet’s Summer Dance Program @ Pas de Vie Ballet Studio
Jul 27 all-day

Pas de Vie Ballet’s Summer Dance Camp and Summer Dance Intensive will be held every week during this summer. The students will have fun learning ballet, jazz, tap and modern. Ages 5-13 – 9 am – noon – $125/week (extended day option available through ARTS – www.iheartartsafterschool.com) Ages 14-adult – 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm – $150/week.

Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “CLC Robot League Level 1” @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “CLC Robot League Level 1” @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Join our robotics competition! Using Lego Mindstorms NXTs – program, design, and build your own robots to compete in various challenges. Curriculum will also qualify you for a Boy Scouts Robotics Badge. This camp is for children in 4th-6th grade.
Visit www.ChallengerTLH.com to register or for more information.

Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “Lego My Robot” @ Challenger Learning Center
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “Lego My Robot” @ Challenger Learning Center | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Use a combination of LEGO WeDo and Early Simple machines kits to build and program many machines and robots; Explore pulleys, levers, gears, and wheels and axles while learning about robots, energy, and balance. This camp is for children in 2nd-3rd grade.
Visit www.ChallengerTLH.com to register or for more information.

Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “Techtastic: Code Lab” @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “Techtastic: Code Lab” @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Harness the power of coding with your own take-home Raspberry Pi Zero; using programming to solve problems. Learn to install your own operating system, use programming to compose your own songs, and make their own website. This camp is for children in 6th-8th grade.
Visit www.ChallengerTLH.com to register or for more information.

Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “WeDo Robots” @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Camp Challenger Summer Camp – “WeDo Robots” @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Discover, build, and create using our LEGO DUPLO and WeDo robots! Make your own robot T-shirts and learn all about the robots that help us in our daily lives. Campers will engineer fun models of a seesaw, vehicles, rafts and more while learning about energy, buoyancy and balance. This camp is for children in Kindergarten-1st grade.
Visit www.ChallengerTLH.com to register or for more information.

 

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